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August Horch

1868 - 1951

August Horch

August Horch (12 October 1868 – 3 February 1951) was a German engineer and automobile pioneer, the founder of the manufacturing giant which would eventually become Audi. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of August Horch has received more than 209,533 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 32nd most popular engineer.

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Among ENGINEERS

Among engineers, August Horch ranks 32 out of 287Before him are Artem Mikoyan, Anthony Fokker, Felix Wankel, Lennart Torstensson, Kurt Gerstein, and Theodore von Kármán. After him are Tsutomu Yamaguchi, Abram Petrovich Gannibal, Oliver Heaviside, William John Macquorn Rankine, Villard de Honnecourt, and Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich of Russia.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1868, August Horch ranks 29Before him are Scott Joplin, Dietrich Eckart, Vittorio Monti, Huo Yuanjia, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and Edmond Rostand. After him are Josephine Bakhita, Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse, Charles Maurras, Henrietta Swan Leavitt, La Belle Otero, and Magnus Hirschfeld. Among people deceased in 1951, August Horch ranks 14Before him are Arnold Sommerfeld, Abdullah I of Jordan, René Guénon, Otto Fritz Meyerhof, Hermann Broch, and Otto Ohlendorf. After him are Prince Carl, Duke of Västergötland, Alfred Hugenberg, Paul Blobel, Sinclair Lewis, Maxim Litvinov, and Harald Bohr.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, August Horch ranks 639 out of 3,763Before him are Jakob Fugger (1459), Ernst Otto Fischer (1918), Oskar Dirlewanger (1895), Walter Hallstein (1901), Werner von Haeften (1908), and Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1879). After him are Maurice de Saxe (1696), Erich Koch (1896), Maria Barbara Bach (1684), Elisabeth of Wied (1843), Maximilian III Joseph, Elector of Bavaria (1727), and Ralf Dahrendorf (1929).